Introduction to Linguistic Philosophy

Introduction to Linguistic Philosophy

Author: I. E. Mackenzie

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761901754

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 245

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Providing an account of major philosophical issues, this essential textbook bridges the gap between linguistics and the philosophy of language. Introduction to Linguistic Philosophy presents the theories of leading linguistic analysts such as Wittgenstein, Frege, Russell, Carnap and Quine. Ian Mackenzie's exploration into these theories prepares readers for advanced work on most topics in semantics and the study of language. His approach to the philosophy of language stresses the importance of observing how language is used rather than assuming that it conforms to a pre-existing logical structure. In addition to dealing with foundational issues, such as truth, meaning and the nature of language, this book explores
Introduction to Linguistic Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: I. E. Mackenzie
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-06-17 - Publisher: SAGE

Providing an account of major philosophical issues, this essential textbook bridges the gap between linguistics and the philosophy of language. Introduction to Linguistic Philosophy presents the theories of leading linguistic analysts such as Wittgenstein, Frege, Russell, Carnap and Quine. Ian Mackenzie's exploration into these theories prepares readers for advanced work
Introduction to Linguistic Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Ian E. Mackenzie
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-06-17 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

Providing an account of major philosophical issues, this essential textbook bridges the gap between linguistics and the philosophy of language. Introduction to Linguistic Philosophy presents the theories of leading linguistic analysts such as Wittgenstein, Frege, Russell, Carnap and Quine. Ian Mackenzie's exploration into these theories prepares readers for advanced work
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